Bava Metzia Perek 6: Poel vs Eved, Part 1
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Nov 1, 2019
- 1 hr 2 min 20 sec
References: Kidushin: 17a, Kidushin: 14b
Part 1 of an anticipated 3 on the similarities and differences of (1) the relationship between an eved ivri (Jewish slave) and an adon, and (2) the relationship between a poel (employee) and an employer. Looking at the view that a poel is a form of eved, and therefore he may leave his job, forfeiting salary, just as an eved can buy out the rest of his servitude.